I say get the cleanest example of any of those years. I would rather have a nicer example to work with than a little newer one that has the snot kicked out of it. No matter what kind of car you should buy the nicest, cleanest example you can find...you won't regret it.
I pity the fool!....
2000 Ford Mustang GT Convertible Silver w/ Black Leather and Mach 460 Automatic
Performance:Magnaflow Exhaust, Transgo Shift Kit,Modified Air Box Looks: Grille delete, 17x9 polished 95 Cobra R's, New GT Hood Scoop, Billet Shift knob, Custom Shift Boots
Sound: Alpine CDA-9835, Infinity Reference Comp.
Power Tour 2005 Here I Come!